Archives of Maryland
(Biographical Series)

Joshua W. Hering (1833-1913)
MSA SC 3520-1571

Sources:


Books -

Biographical Cyclopedia of Representative Men of Maryland and District of Columbia.  Baltimore:  National Biographical Publishing Co., 1879.
        Biographical sketch on pp. 567-568.

Hall, Clayton Colman ed.  Baltimore:  Its History and Its People. 3 vols.  New York:  Lewis Historical Publishing Company, 1912.  (MSA is missing vol. 2 containing biographical sketch of Hering)

Meekins, Lynn R.  Men of Mark in Maryland:  Johnson's Makers of America Series Biographies of Leading Men of the State.
        Vol. II.  Baltimore:  B. F. Johnson, Inc., 1910.
        Biographical sketch on pp. 210-214.

Tilghman, Oswald, comp.  Maryland Manual 1907-1908.  Baltimore:  Wm. J. C. Dulany Co., 1907.
        Biographical sketch on p. 278.

N. Winslow Williams, comp.  Maryland Manual 1910-1911.  Baltimore:  John Murphy Co., 1910-1911.
        Biographical sketch on pp. 182-183.


Newspaper articles (in chronological order) -

"The Maryland State House." The Baltimore Sun, 15 January 1898.
(transcription of above article)

"Smith's Big Victory."  The Evening Capital, 9 November 1899.

"Dr. Hering's Chief Clerk."  The Evening Capital, 16 January 1900.

"Oyster Legislation."  The Evening Capital, 24 January 1900.

"Treasurer Vandiver Sworn In."  The Evening Capital, 5 February 1900.

"Lecture on the Eye."  The Evening Capital, 14 March 1900.

"Conference With The Governor."  The Evening Capital, 4 May 1900.

"Treasurer Vandiver Here."  The Evening Capital, 15 May 1900.

"Board of Public Works."  The Evening Capital, 31 May 1900.

"A June Wedding."  The Evening Capital, 20 June 1900.

"A State School Tax Case."  The Baltimore Sun, 16 May 1902.

"Anne Arundel Court:  Pharmacy Board and the School Tax Cases Tried."  The Baltimore Sun, 10 December 1902.

"Many Decisions Rendered by the Court of Appeals."  The Baltimore Sun, 2 April 1903.

"Democracy's Triumph."  The Evening Capital, 25 October 1907.

"Democrats Carry State.  Crothers, Hering, Straus and Magruder Elected."  The Evening Capital, 6 November 1907.

"Democratic Success:  What the Results of Tuesday's Election Mean."  The Evening Capital, 7 November 1907.

"Comptroller Hering Sworn In." The Evening Capital, 20 January 1908.

"J. P. Poe's Funeral Largely Attended."  The Baltimore News, 16 October 1909.

"Death of Mr. Hering."  The Evening Capital, 18 November 1909.
(brother of the comptroller)

"The Appointment of Dr. Hering."  The (Westminster) Democratic Advocate, 3 June 1910.

"Ex-Senator Clagett Comptroller."  The Laurel Leader, 3 June 1910.

"New Office for Dr. Hering."  The Carroll Record, 4 June 1910.

"Changes in Public Office:  Governor Names Comptroller Hering As Public Service Commissioner--His Successor." The Evening Capital, 4 June 1910.

"Governor Here Today."  The Evening Capital, 16 September 1913.

"Death of J. W. Hering at his home in Westminster," unnamed newspaper, n.d.

"Deaths.  Dr. J. W. Hering," The (Westminster) Sentinel, 26 September 1913.


Other sources -

Andrew G. Ege et al., vs. Joshua W. Hering, Executor, et al.  Court of Appeals of Maryland.  108 Md. 391; 70 A. 221; 1908 Md. LEXIS 93.

Court of Appeals of Maryland, Records and Briefs January Term 1903 Nos. 91 to 141 T.P. No. 147.  Shriver v. Hering, case no. 91.

The Dundalk, Sparrows Point and North Point Ry. Co. vs. John Walter Smith, Governor, Joshua W. Hering, Comptroller, and Murray Vandiver, Treasurer,
        Comprising the Board of Public Works.  Court of Appeals of Maryland.  97 Md. 177; 54 A. 628; 1903 Md. LEXIS 125.

Maryland State Archives ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY CIRCUIT COURT (Petitions) MSA C128-10, 1/1/13/77.

Maryland State Archives COMPTROLLER OF THE TREASURY (Correspondence) MSA S658, 2/67/11/55.
        Ephraim L. Boblitz, Office of the Board of School Commissioners for Frederick County to Comptroller Joshua W. Hering, 29 April 1903.

Maryland State Archives COMPTROLLER OF THE TREASURY (Letterbook) MSA S675-51-59, 2/65/10/22-2/65/10/24
        and MSA S675-63-65, 2/65/10/25.
        Comptroller Joshua W. Hering to Attorney General Isidor Rayner, 23 December 1902, MdHR 3044, 228.
        Comptroller Joshua W. Hering to Attorney General Isidor Rayner, 21 April 1903, MdHR 3044, 284.
        Comptroller Joshua W. Hering to Ephraim L. Boblitz, Office of the Board of School Commissioners for Frederick County, 4 May 1903.

Maryland State Archives COURT OF APPEALS (Opinions) S393-132, 1/65/13/78.

Maryland State Archives COURT OF APPEALS (Judgments) MSA S381-297, 1/63/6/41.

Maryland State Archives DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH BUREAU OF VITAL STATISTICS (Death Record, Counties) MSA S1179-925, 2/61/4/70.

Maurice Gregg et al. vs. Philip D. Laird, Joshua W. Hering and E. Clay Timanus, Comprising the Public Service Commission.  Court of Appeals of Maryland.
        121 Md. 1; 87 A. 1111; 1913 Md. LEXIS 25.

Northern Central Railway Company v. Hering, Comptroller.  No. 314 Supreme Court of the United States.  186 U.S. 480; 22 S. Ct. 944; 46 L. Ed., 1259;
        1902 U.S. LEXIS 2203.

Northern Central Railway Company v. Maryland.  No. 43.  Supreme Court of the United States.  187 U.S. 258; 23 S. Ct. 62; 47 L. Ed. 167;
        1902 U.S. LEXIS 813.

The Northern Central Rwy. Co. vs. Philip D. Laird, Joshua W. Hering and E. Clay Timanus, constituting the Public Service Commission.
        Court of Appeals of Maryland.  124 Md. 141; 91 A 768; 1914 Md. LEXIS 8.

Robert Shriver vs. Joshua W. Hering, Comptroller of the State of Maryland.  In Cases Argued and Adjudged in the Court of Appeals of
        Maryland.  vol. 97.  Frederick:  Citizen Press, 1904.

The State of Maryland vs. The Northern Central Railway Company.  Court of Appeals of Maryland.  90 Md. 447; 45 A. 465; 1900 Md. LEXIS 104.


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